SWCA Environmental Consultants is looking for a Staff Biologist to join our Houston, TX office.
Position eligible for remote work 20% of the time and reports to our company office in Houston, TX. Position requires up to 80% domestic travel. A key element of your job will be to independently supervise environmental survey crews in the field.
The selected candidate will be responsible for:
Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Botany, Environmental Science, Ecology, or related field.
Two (2) years of related experience, which must include some experience in each of the following skills:
Data Collection and analysis using ArcGIS Field Maps, ArcGIS Collector, Topographic Maps, and Global Positioning System Geo devices to identify and delineate waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) in accordance with United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) guidelines
EPA Science Models and Research Tools (SMART) for conducting environmental research
Laboratory soil sampling with Web Soil Survey v3.0
Phase 1 Site Assessment and ASTM E1527-21 standard practices
Watershed and Groundwater monitoring; and Regulatory Environmental Compliance with CWA and CERCLA.
SWCA Environmental Consultants is a growing employee-owned firm, providing a full-spectrum of environmental services. With offices across the United States, SWCA is one of the largest environmental compliance firms and ranks among Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms.
SWCA is committed to salary equity and salary transparency for all its employees. In alignment with this commitment, SWCA posts good faith pay ranges on all its advertised job postings to promote pay equity and transparency.
An employee in this Houston, Texas-based position can expect a pay rate of $54,662/year to $65,520/year. Actual pay within this range may depend on experience, qualifications, geographic location, client requirements where applicable, and other factors permitted by law. Regular-status employees are also eligible for performance bonuses. Candidates are also encouraged to consider SWCA’s Total Rewards package, which includes a competitive Benefits package, forward-thinking workplace flexibility, outstanding corporate culture, award-winning career development, and more.
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